THE PLAYERS Championship gives back to the community in an effort to build strong and vibrant neighborhoods, improve the quality of life for families and individuals, and make a positive difference in the lives of those who live in northeast Florida. Grants will be awarded in the range of $2,000 to $10,000.
THE PLAYERS provides grants to local 501(c)(3) organizations in three primary focus areas:
ELIGIBILITY – to be considered for funding, organizations must:
Funds will not be granted for the following:
PARAMETERS – here’s what we are looking for:
When submitting a grant application, please insure all requested information is included and keep attachments to a minimum.
A. REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
1. Completed Red Coat Grant Application Form
2. Proof of the organization’s 501(c)(3) status
3. Recent financial statements (audited statements preferred)or most recent IRS form 990
4. Current listing of officers and members of the Board of Directors
5. Operating budget for the current fiscal year
6. Clear and concise statement of how grant funds will be used
7. Certification of compliance with all applicable laws regarding anti-terrorist funding. A statement
may be submitted to affirm you are in compliance with the Patriot Act.
8. Non-Discrimination Agreement. A written statement may be submitted.
9. List of corporate or significant donors, endowments or foundation funding.
B. PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH THE PLAYERS
If awarded a grant, recipients may acknowledge their partnership with THE PLAYERS and promote such through internal and external communications; provided, however, all such acknowledgments and promotions shall be subject to the prior approval of THE PLAYERS. This may be accomplished through newsletters, websites, events, annual reports, signage, interviews, etc. THE PLAYERS will provide a copy of the logo for recipients to use.
C. GRANT APPLICATION DUE DATE
The due date for grant application submission is July 1, 2013. Applications may be delivered or mailed. All eligible requests will be evaluated thereafter and notification of the committee’s decision will be made in September, 2013.
Completed applications and required documentation should be returned to:
Courtney Davis – Grant Applications
THE PLAYERS Championship
103 Championship Way
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082